Puppy Training Classes & Dog Training Classes – SIRIUS Puppy & Dog Training

In-person classes will resume in mid-late June of 2021 at select locations. However, puppy training is developmental and time-sensitive, so we recommend you start with online classes as soon as possible:

SIRIUS IS LIVE ONLINE!

Visit our Classes page to figure out which online class is best for you.

Please note that we are a California-based company, and all classes are listed in Pacific Standard Time.

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Classes

Which Class SHOULD I Start With?

These age ranges apply to your pup's age on the first day of the class.
For more information, and to see available classes, click on any of the class names below.
Please note that we are a California-based company, and all classes are listed in Pacific Standard Time.

For dogs 8-12 weeks old:
Puppy Kindergarten
Entry-Level Class. $160 for 4 Weekly Sessions of 50-minutes each. 2-6​ Students.

For dogs 12-18 weeks old:
Puppy Training I
Entry-Level Class. $200 for 5 Weekly Sessions of 50-minutes each. 2-6​ Students.

For dogs 18 weeks old and up:
Basic Manners Foundations
Entry-Level Class. $200 for 5 Weekly Sessions of 50-minutes each. 2-6​ Students.

For graduates of SIRIUS Puppy Kindergarten, Puppy Training I or Basic Manners Foundations:
Redirecting Rowdy Behavior
Intro to Tricks!

Our Classes

Description Requirements

Puppy Kindergarten (Online)

Have a puppy? Start here! Learn how to handle the most urgent puppy training issues, including safe socialization with people, puppy biting, house training, and chewing - all of which should be addressed during your puppy's first three months of life.

More$160 for 4 weekly sessions (50-minutes each)

Age: On the start date of the class, pups must be between 8-12 weeks old.

This Live Online class will be conducted using Zoom and will require a high-speed internet connection and a computer or mobile device.

Puppy Training I (Online)

Start your pup off on their journey to become a well mannered dog! Puppy Training I provides early education, introduced in a fun and family friendly way.

MoreRegistration Fee: $200 for 5 sessions

Age: On the start date of class, pups must be between 12-18 weeks old.

There is no prerequisite for this class, however Puppy Kindergarten is strongly recommended as a starting point for puppies under 12 weeks of age. 

If your dog is older than 18 weeks old and has not completed Puppy Training I, Basic Manners Foundations is the age-appropriate class.

Puppy Training II (Online)

Refine the skills you learned in Puppy Training I and learn how to teach your young adolescent pup to be calm, attentive and to respond quickly, willingly and happily, especially when distracted, off-leash, and at a distance. Prerequisite: Puppy Training I

MoreRegistration Fee: $200 for 5 sessions

Pre-requisite: Must have completed a SIRIUS Puppy Training I within the last 4 months.

Age: Under 8 months old.

If your dog is older than 18 weeks old and has not completed Puppy Training I, please start with Basic Manners Foundations.

Puppy Training III (Online)

Advanced class to perfect existing behaviors or learning challenging new skills! Prerequisite: Puppy Training II

MoreRegistration Fee: $200 for 5 sessions

Pre-requisite: Puppies must have completed Puppy I and Puppy II.

Age: Under 18 months

Basic Manners Foundations

Our starter course where your pup will learn the foundation building block skills necessary for basic manners training and you’ll learn how to easily and clearly communicate with your dog in order to teach all sorts of behaviors in the future. This class is the prerequisite for most of our training courses.

More$200 for 5 weekly sessions (50-minutes each)

Entry level class, Basic Manners is a prerequisite for all other Single Topic Courses. For ages 18 weeks and up. For pups under 12 weeks, please see Puppy Kindergarten, for pups 12-18 weeks see Puppy Training I. Once you complete this course, move on to Basic Manners II: Redirecting Rowdy Behavior.

This Live Online class will be conducted using Zoom and will require a high-speed internet connection and a computer or mobile device.

Redirecting Rowdy Behavior

Tame your wild beast! This course teaches your dog impulse control around food, toys, and greetings. Mat work teaches your pup to just chill out and relax in their place for extended periods of time while you cook, eat, entertain, or answer the door.

More$200 for 5 weekly sessions (50-minutes each)

For ages 15 weeks and up. Prerequisite - online Puppy Training I, Basic Manners Foundations, or in-person Puppy Training I or Basic Household Manners.

This Live Online class will be conducted using Zoom and will require a high-speed internet connection and a computer or mobile device.

Intro to Tricks!

Tricks keep training fun! Broaden your horizons and hone your skills as a team in this lighthearted course.

More$120 for 3 weekly sessions (50-minutes each)

Pups 12 - 18 weeks: SIRIUS Puppy I or equivalent.

Dogs 18 weeks and above: No prerequisites necessary, however class is best suited for students who already know how how to lure, can hold a sit or a down for at least 30 second duration.

This Live Online class will be conducted using Zoom and will require a high-speed internet connection and a computer or mobile device.

Carlie's Advanced Class (Online)

Invitation only class. Requires prior approval from Carlie.

MoreRegistration Fee: $200 for 5 sessions

Must be approved for class by Carlie.